Spree Killer

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A person who embarks on a murderous assault of two or more victims in a short time in multiple locations
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Var of house where is being taken shooting spree by soldiers loyal to Bashar al- Assad
A judge has entered a not guilty plea for James Holmes who is accused of going on a shooting spree killing 12 cinema-goers in Denver, Colorado.
According to the police, newtown gunman Adam Lanza had used a military-style Bushmaster AR-15 and carried several 30-round magazines as part of a shooting spree that left 26 people dead at Sandy Hook Elementary School.
EARLIER this week, on Monday, an auto- driver named Ravi went on a similar shooting spree, killing five people before turning the gun on himself, to avenge a declined marriage proposal.
The report said a faster police response could have stopped Breivik's shooting spree earlier, but recognised that "hardly anyone could have imagined" the attack on Utoya.
General John Allen, the top US commander in Afghanistan, issued a statement pledging a "rapid and thorough investigation" into the shooting spree, and said the soldier will remain in US custody.
The heavily guarded island, where 400 health care workers, police and other officials escorted the survivors, was visited on Friday by families and friends of the victims killed in the shooting spree.
Summary: Relatives of man charged with attack on US congresswoman and 19 others in Arizona express shock at shooting spree.
A SACKED employee went on a shooting spree in a US office complex, killing one person and injuring five others before being caught by police.
THE military psychiatrist responsible for a shooting spree on a US army base that left 13 dead remained in a coma today, frustrating attempts to work out what made him kill.
Summary: A Jewish gunman killed Palestinian man and seriously injured another man in a shooting spree in central Jerusalem early Tuesday, police said.
Summary: A Jewish man shot dead a Palestinian man and wounded another in an apparent shooting spree in central Jerusalem on Tuesday, police said.